Music legends to perform at Lodge in 2017


The 2017 “Concerts at the Lodge” lineup is an eclectic blend of country, pop, and rock and blues with some big names in the industry performing in the Holiday Bay Room at the Lodge. “These are real artists we have been hearing on the radio for years with hit after hit,” says the concert promoter.

The Valentine Concert at the Lodge will feature John Anderson, a country music legend with 40 hit songs and a successful career that has lasted more than 30 years. John’s five Number Ones on the Billboard country music charts include “Wild and Blue,” “Swingin,” “Black Sheep,” “Straight Tequila Night” and “Money in the Bank.”

The April 22 Classic Rock All Stars Concert will feature Goldy McJohn of Steppenwolf, Albert Bouchard of Blue Oyster Cult and Mike Pinera of Blues Image, Iron Butterfly and Alice Cooper. Together they will perform the smash hit songs from each of their bands. “Ride Captain Ride,” “Magic Carpet Ride,” “Don’t Fear the Reaper,” “Godzilla” and “In a Gada Da Vida” are some of the songs these artist will be performing.

The pop rock band Berlin, featuring Terri Nunn, will perform on June 24. Berlin’s theme song “Take My Breath Away” from the movie Top Gun won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song.

Contemporary country music artist Ty Herndon is scheduled to perform on September 9. Ty has charted a total of 17 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts. His string of hits include “What Mattered Most,” “Living in the Moment” and “It Must Be Love.”

Leon Russell was scheduled to appear at the Lodge on November 4. Unfortunately, he passed away on November 13. His replacement is rock and blues legend and Grammy Award winner Rick Derringer. Rick has played with John and Edgar Winter, Steely Dan and The McCoys. “Rock & Roll Hoochie Koo,” “Hang on Sloopy” and “Rikki Don’t lose that Number” are some of the mega hits Rick produced.

The concerts are sponsored by the POA and produced by Doug Schultz. Doug is a project manager, talent buyer and contract negotiator of over 2,000 concerts and special events. He is the concert manager for the Entercom San Diego radio stations. He has over 30 years experience in the concert business and has worked with over 5,000 national acts.

“Concerts at the Lodge” ticket sales and prices will be announced in upcoming issues of The Friday Flyer.



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